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. >>> illinois congressman jesse jackson jr. may be about to resign just days after being re-elected. our chicago station reports jackson is negotiating a plea deal. he is accused of misusing campaign funds. jay levine reports jackson would give up his seat and may have to go to prison. >> reporter: sightings of jackson, once a rising star of the democratic party, have been rare since he began treatment for a bipolar disorder back in june. a photo with a visiting colleague at the mayo clinic. another outside his home in washington. and video of him closing the blinds after spotting a cameraman. while the congressman splits his time between his washington, d.c., home and mayo in minnesota, high powered defense attorney dan webb, a former top prosecutor himself, has been the point person for jackson in talks with the justice department. negotiating a deal that would include jackson resigning for health reasons, pleading guilty to charges involving misuse of campaign funds, and paying back contributions that were converted to personal use such as home furnishings, improper travel and gifts. at least
returned to washington illinois congressman jesse jackson jr. left the mayo clinic. he's been getting mental health treatment for months and right now nobody knows where he is. jay levine is at the congressman's capitol hill office. jay where is he? >> i think he is somewhere in minnesota i believe with his mother. the fact is it was kind of eerie in his office. hit the feeling of a museum of pictures and mementos celebrating a 17 year congressional career that seems to be coming to a tragic conclusion. >> reporter: it may be back to business as usual but here at congressman jesse jackson's office it is anything but. his staff is working but the congressman hasn't been here since june. his inner office empty and untouched as doctors identified and started treatment for a bipolar mood disorder. first at the mayo clinic then as an out patient at his washington, d.c. home. for reporters and cameras literally chased him back to mayo last month. he left there on tuesday with his parents the reverend jesse jackson and mother jacqueline and hasn't been seen since. he's not in washington or c
in one sense that people may not be familiar with. he's the first american president since andrew jackson to win a re-election with a lower popular vote percentage than he won his first time. we don't do that in american politics. when we re-elect a president, we typically embrace that president even more strongly than the first time. the president's not in that political category, but he has won re-election and he has a mandate based on what he makes of it. many political scientists say the idea of a mandate is basically fiction. >> we learned something about the shape of the electorate. in 2008, the obama campaign decided they were going to build a coalition out of young voters, minority voters and college-educated women. they did that again. they did it in a slightly different ways and different regions of the country, but the president get a smaller share of the white vote, but the white vote shrunk, and he got a larger share -- well, the white vote actually stayed about the same, it's been shrinking since 1990, '92, but he got a larger vote of the minority vote, hispanics and african
this week. >> mark strassmann is at atlanta's hartsfield-jackson airport. g good morning. >> reporter: good morning. airlines have really learned from past weather disasters and how to better prepare for them. to find out what's changed we asked delta airlines for a backstage tour of its operation and of its emergency plan. when the delta flight from richmond landed in new york thursday morning, laguardia airport was back in business after a three-day hurricane shutdown. next 14 flights that touched down here were all delta's, too, made possible because of the people in this room 900 miles south in atlanta. >> this is what we control, the entire mainline prigs of delta. >> reporter: dave holtz, 33-year delta veteran, controls this. it's massive, 650 employees round the clock control delta's a1,6 hyundaily flights. a week ago today holtz and his team began phasing in the emergency response, three days before landfall. >> that's the part that the customer doesn't see, what a lot of folks in the field don't even see necessarily, how we're getting those dominos all set up so that when we do tak
it a day of action and solidarity. >> "the chicago tribune" says jesse jackson jr. has left the mayo clinic, being treated for bipolar disorder while authorities investigate allegations that he misused campaign funds. >>> usa today says facebook stock could take a dive as shares can be sold for the first time. >>> the austin american statesman says a minor internet sensation as of last night it's collected more than 83,000 signatures. the petition >>> we're going to see plenty of sunshine around the bay area. a few high clouds overhead this morning making for a beautiful sunrise outside. looking good as we head toward the east bay this morning. i think throughout the day today, we'll see more sunshine and probably the warmest day of the week. still a couple of 30s now in fairfield and napa, 40s and 50s elsewhere. this afternoon 60s and 70s, maybe even mid-70s in the warmest spots. enjoy it, though. we have changes coming, clouds and the way, rain on thursday. >>> this national weather sponsored by target. dream big, save bigger. >>> the pentagon sex scandal grows and the white house faces q
. ,,,,,,,,,, ♪ >>> is that album really 30 years old? michael jackson's thriller was released on this day in 1982. it sold 104 million copies so far and had seven hit singles and the microsoft incredible music videos ever. >>> this morning we'll ask about chan ,,,,,,,, (car horn) paying with your smartphone instead of cash... (phone rings) that's a step forward. with chase quickpay, you can send money directly to anyone's checking account. i guess he's a kicker... again, again! oh, no you don't! take a step forward and chase what matters. the second in a series of ss hit the bay area. marin county was just one of the s that saw hea >>> good morning. time for news headlines. the second in a series of storms hit the bay area. marin county had heavy rain. more delays at sfo right now. there was even a report of lightning there earlier about 3:00 this morning. some flights are reporting delays of more than three hours right now. >>> pg&e reports 7600 customers remain without power in the bay area this morning. the san francisco side of the bay bridge also lost power briefly. the suspension span was briefly in th
of action and solidarity. >> "chicago tribune" says congressman jesse jackson has left the mayo clinic. he's being treated for bipolar disorder while authorities investigate allegations he misused campaign funds. >> facebook stock could take a dive. 800 million shares could be sold today for the first time since the company went public six months ago. >>> the often american statesman said a petition calling for texas to secede from the united states has become a minor internet sensation. as of last night it's collected more than 83,000 signatures. the petition was created on a white house website. >>> and the australian newspaper looks at this morning's total eclipse of the sun. it was seen over northern australia. witnesses say insects and birds went very quiet as day turned into night for two minutes. >>> on t >>> this national weather report sponsored by target. dream big, save bigger. >>> the pentagon sex scandal grows and the white house faces questions in the benghazi, libya attack, an issue that could trip up a potential secretary of state. we'll talk about all of that this morning
's hartsfield-jackson airport. good morning. >> reporter: the air industry has learned from past weather disasters. we asked delta airlines for a backstage tour of its operations and emergency plan. when the delta flight from richmond landed in new york thursday, laguardia was back in business after a three-day hurricane shutdown. the next 14 flights to shut down here were all delta's, too, made possible because of the people in this room, 900 miles south of atlanta. >> this is where we control the entire main line operation of delta. >> reporter: dave holtz, a 33-year delta operations, controls the occ. it's massive. about the size of a football field. 650 employees around the clock control delta's daily flights. a week ago holtz and his team began phasing in delta's emergency response. three days before sandy made landfall. >> that's the key to us here. that's the part the customer doesn't see. a part a lot of folks in our field don't necessarily see, how we're getting all those dominos all set up, so when we take them down, it's orderly, we know where they're going and it's clean. >>
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